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Andy Davies Photography & Video - Skomer Island Photography Workshop

Lockley Lodge | Martins Haven, Marloes SA62 3BJ, Wales
+44 7977 562321
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If you thinking about coming to Pembrokshire and visiting Skomer Island, don't. Just do it! What a... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Michaela M
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Colchester, United Kingdom
Brilliant Day and an Excellent Photographic Workshop

I had a fantastic and very memorable day with Andy on Skomer in July. The sun was shining and the... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
Timothy M
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Join Andy Davies for an unforgettable day on Skomer Island learning how to use your camera to capture the stunning landscapes and rich wildlife. Andy provides hands-on expert tuition to small groups, catering for all skill levels. Workshop participants have pre-booked places on the first crossing of the day and we return on the last boat giving us as much time as possible on the island.
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Lockley Lodge | Martins Haven, Marloes SA62 3BJ, Wales
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

If you thinking about coming to Pembrokshire and visiting Skomer Island, don't. Just do it! What a fantastic part of the country, from Pembrokeshire coast path taking you to fantastic beaches and rugged landscape to Skomer Island where you can view puffins or seals depending...More

Thank Michaela M
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ANMDavies, Owner at Andy Davies Photography & Video - Skomer Island Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Hi Michaela. Many thanks for your review. Looking forward to meeting you again in the future. Best wishes, Andy.

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

I had a fantastic and very memorable day with Andy on Skomer in July. The sun was shining and the Puffins were out in force and more than happy to pose for photos. Andy’s knowledge of photography, wildlife, and Skomer itself is probably unsurpassed, and...More

Thank Timothy M
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ANMDavies, Manager at Andy Davies Photography & Video - Skomer Island Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Many thanks Tim. Looking forward to meeting you again. Best wishes, Andy.

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Really enjoyed the workshop. I went with my son, who is 35, and had a wonderful day together on Skomer. We were part of a group of nine and met up at the small beach from where the ferry departs. The crossing is only around...More

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ANMDavies, Owner at Andy Davies Photography & Video - Skomer Island Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Many thanks for the great review. Looking forward to meeting you again. Best wishes, Andy.

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

I wanted to take pictures of puffins for art reference and for the love of capturing a magical memory... pin-sharp focus would have been a bonus but was largely beyond my camera's (and my) capabilities! My father and I had an exciting and informative day...More

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ANMDavies, Manager at Andy Davies Photography & Video - Skomer Island Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Great to hear that the day was useful. Best wishes, Andy.

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

I am fairly new to photography and have always wanted to see puffins so I was so happy when for Christmas I got an Andy Davies Skomer island voucher. I learned a lot from Andy whose tuition style appealed to all types of learners. Very...More

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ANMDavies, Owner at Andy Davies Photography & Video - Skomer Island Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Great to hear you enjoyed your day. Best wishes, Andy.

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

My husband Mike wanted to take pin sharp pictures of Puffins with sand eals in there mouths! I found Andy on the net I thought it would be a good day out , with Andys knowledge and expertise it turned out to be GREAT day...More

Thank 318mary
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ANMDavies, Owner at Andy Davies Photography & Video - Skomer Island Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Great to hear that Mike managed to get some great images.

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Myself and my wife had an amazing day on Skomer. Andy's knowledge of the island and its wildlife was superb and his tuition was friendly and given in a easy to understand manner. He gave advice throughout the day to improve our photography and we...More

Thank Andy W
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ANMDavies, Owner at Andy Davies Photography & Video - Skomer Island Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

I was so pleased that you both managed to get to the island after all. Best wishes, Andy.

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

My daughter and I are both interested in photography, and we visited Skomer 30 years ago when Annie was 16. The photography course seemed an ideal way to revisit an island that had memories for us, and to develop our photography skills at the same...More

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ANMDavies, Owner at Andy Davies Photography & Video - Skomer Island Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Many thanks for your comprehensive review. Best wishes, Andy.

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Fantastic day, hugely enjoyed by myself and teenage son. Beautiful scenery and stunning wildlife. The puffins are a glorious bird to observe. Makes me smile thinking about them. Want to thank Andy who taught us so much in a knowledgeable, clear and fun way. Looking...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

A very pleasant experience, learning and understanding photography on a different plane. Andy's explanation made a lot of sense and the Puffins were absolutely the best models. I am surely will repeat a visit to Skomer and put in practice what I learned.

Thank Bea H
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ANMDavies, Owner at Andy Davies Photography & Video - Skomer Island Photography Workshop, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Glad to hear you found the experience rewarding. Looking forward to meeting you again. Best wishes, Andy.

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Hi Jill, My daughter and I enjoyed a day in July with Andy, but there are steep steps up to get onto Skomer from the landing stage, then quite a walk around the island to see various vantage points ( a couple of miles at... More
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